Karan Balwani

Karan is a writer who shares an undying passion for technology, books and pets. For the past 7 years, he has worked in Business Development and PR before discovering his love for the written word. He regularly posts on his blog (www.k4b6.com) and is working on his debut novel.

Bitmain Plans to Layoff Over Half its Workforce
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Bitmain Plans to Layoff Over Half its Workforce

Bitmain, the world’s largest manufacturer of cryptocurrency mining hardware is facing a difficult time. Ever since the price drop of Bitcoin and other cryptocurrencies, mining has stopped being profitable for the majority of companies and users. It is speculated that the mining giant may start laying off employees this week …

Litecoin Sponsors UFC
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Litecoin Sponsors UFC

The Litecoin Foundation recently posted on their blog that the cryptocurrency will be the official partner for UFC 232. The event will be taking place this Saturday in California. The stage is set for Jon Jones and Alexander Gustafsson to compete for the UFC light heavyweight belt. It is unclear …

Tron and Binance to Donate 100k to Charity
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Tron and Binance to Donate 100k to Charity

Justin Sun, CEO, Tron Foundation recently tweeted that it is Tron is collaborating with Binance to donate $100,000 in cryptocurrency to charity. Justin expressed in concerns through a tweet saying that the most pressing issues that are being faced by the world are mainly due to the lack of transparency …

KuCoin Delists 10 Crypto Tokens
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KuCoin Delists 10 Crypto Tokens

KuCoin the Singapore exchange has announced that it is delisting 10 cryptocurrencies from its portfolio. This move comes as a part of its Special Treatment Rule framework which was developed to ensure that all the listed currencies meet the criteria that is listed on the platform. The announcement was made …

Introducing Carna Life
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Introducing CarnaLife

Carna Life is an innovative telemedicine system that is designed to revolutionize the healthcare industry. The Carna Life analytical telemedicine system is built on years of research and innovation. This tool can be used by patients for recording medical tests, while doctors can use these tests to diagnose the patient’s health. …

Stuttgart Germany Lists BTC, ETH, LTC and XRP
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Stuttgart Germany Lists BTC, ETH, LTC and XRP

Stuttgart, the second largest stock exchange in Germany and the ninth largest in all of Europe has announced the launch of a cryptocurrency exchange. The launch is scheduled for the first half of 2019. The exchange is planned to launch through a collaboration with solarisBank, a fintech organization based out …

U.S. Seeks to Impose Sanctions on Iran's Crypto
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U.S. Seeks to Impose Sanctions on Iran’s Crypto

This past week the Congress saw a new bill introduced which is aimed towards restricting Iran from launching its own cryptocurrency. U.S. regulations have warned the lawmakers in the past few months that Iran is looking to launch a sovereign cryptocurrency, somewhat similar to Venezuela in an attempt to evade …

Netherlands To Issue Crypto Licenses
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Netherlands To Issue Crypto Licenses

As a way to discourage potential malicious activities, the central bank of the Netherlands, De Nederlandsche Bank is planning to enforce a compulsory license for cryptocurrency service providers. This news was reported last week by DeTelegraad, the Dutch news outlet. To avail a license, service providers will need to carry …

Japan Presents New Crypto Draft
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Japan Presents New Crypto Draft

The Financial Services Agency (FSA) is the top financial regulator in Japan. The authoritative body published a draft report which essentially outlined a new framework which is geared towards addressing the ongoing problems of regulating Initial Coin Offerings (ICOs) and cryptocurrencies in the country. Following the 11th study group meeting …

Hong Kong Imposes Strict Crypto Rules
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Hong Kong Imposes Strict Crypto Rules

Hong Kong is looking to reinforce stricter rules with it comes to cryptocurrency rules and regulations. They plan to bring exchanges, traders and other cryptocurrency related ventures under the purview of the Securities and Futures Commission (SFC). As compared to mainland China, where all crypto-related commercial activities are banned, Hong …